What can I do with a degree in physics with an emphasis in teaching preparation?
This degree prepares you for any number of jobs in the fields of physics, astronomy, materials science, or education including training positions. To teach at a public high school, teaching certificate is required. This option provides the scientific background for certification programs.
Students who have an emphasis in teaching preparation are equipped (along with the Foundations of Interdisciplinary Science Minor) to enter a certification program such as the Masters of Arts in Teaching at Missouri State University.